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•Intravenous injection: One ampoule of urapidil 25 mg is to be injected in bolus. In case of sufficient reduction after 5 minutes, the treatment will be administered at the maintenance dose. If there is not sufficient reduction, the treatment will be repeated (injection of one 25 mg ampoule in 20 seconds).What is the mechanism of action of urapidil?
Urapidil acts as an antihypertensive agent. This vasodilating action is caused by blocking the post-synaptic peripheral alpha 1-adrenergic receptors. The reduction in blood pressure is secondary to the reduction in the total peripheral resistances.How many milliliters of urapidil are in a 5ml ampoule?
One 5 ml ampoule contains 25 mg urapidil. One 10 ml ampoule contains 50 mg urapidil. For a full list of excipients, see section 6.1. 3. PHARMACEUTICAL FORM